13 Things You’ve Grown To Undeniably Hate If You’re From Delaware
Delawareans are proud to be from our tiny state, but it isn’t always sunshine and rainbows here on the Delmarva Peninsula. While there are a lot of great reasons to live here, if you grew up in Delaware, chances are you’ve dealt with these common annoyances enough to make you regret sticking around occasionally.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
Delaware is a strange state, and there’s a lot that people don’t realize about our hidden wonder. Did you know that while Delaware is right in the heart of the Northeast Megalopolis, it’s one of the best states for agriculture? In fact, there are 300 chickens per person in the First State! Delaware is also known for being a state closely tied into the DuPont family empire, and our beaches are known as the Nation’s summer capital.
What are the best small towns in Delaware?
Every where you look, you’ll find a charming small town! Anyone who grew up in Delaware has their own favorite, but some of the more popular little towns include Bethany Beach, Laurel, Odessa, and Bowers Beach.
What is Delaware known for?
Delaware is known for farm fresh ice cream, crab cakes, world-class beaches, and some of the most beautiful gardens in the country. There’s so much packed into such a small state – no wonder our slogan is “endless discoveries”.
Katy is a life-long Delaware resident who grew up on a small grain farm and spent her summers enjoying time at the beach. A full time public relations professional by day and a content specialist with OIYS at night, Katy loves sharing her love of her home state with fellow Delawareans and others. Loves: local food, dachshunds, horseshoe crabs, hiking, farmers markets, bourbon.
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